Change of Address

If you are a professional in a business that is regulated by the Department of Commerce & Insurance and you have changed your address, please see below for specific requirements on how and when to notify the Division appropriate to your field. 

Accountancy
To update your address on your CPA license complete and submit a Change of Address form [pdf] within 30 days of the change. Address change forms submitted within 30 days of the change can be faxed to the board at 615-532-8800. Address change forms sent in more than 30 days after the actual change must be mailed in with the $25 late fee.
Alarm Systems Contractors
Change of Address [pdf]
Architects & Engineers
Please visit Change of Address or Employer for detailed information.
Auctioneers
Collections
An agency must submit a written notification, an amended surety bond, and an amended corporate bond to the Collection Service Board. A fee to change addresses is not required.
Contractors & Home Improvement
The law requires address changes to be submitted in writing within 30 days. Failing to do so is a violation and licensees could be subject to a civil penalty of up to $1,000. State mail is not forwarded and the renewal form and license would not be delivered to the new address. To report an address change, you may use the form Address Change Request [pdf].
Cosmetology and Barber

Am I required to notify the board if I change my address?
Yes, in order to receive your renewal notice, we must have your current address.
Address changes may be sent via mail or email.

Am I required to notify the board if I change my firm’s address?
If you own a shop or school you must apply for a change of address or location and receive an inspection.

May I change my information online?
Yes, mailing address only.

Court Reporters
Change of Information Notice [pdf]
Fire Prevention
Fire Extinguisher, Blasting, Sprinkler or Fireworks: Change of Address Form [pdf]
Home Inspectors

Am I required to notify the board if I change my address?
Yes, a written notification must be submitted.

Am I required to notify the board if I change my firm’s address?
Home Inspectors are not required to have firm affiliations.

Can I change my information online?
No. Only renewals may be processed online.

Change of Information Form [pdf]

Insurance Producer
Change of Address Form [pdf]
Insurance Business Entity
Business Entity Address Change Form [pdf]
Land Surveyors
Change of Address Form [pdf]
Locksmiths

Am I required to notify the Commissioner if I change my address?
Yes. All changes must be reported within thirty (30) days of the change.

Am I required to notify the Commissioner if I change my firm’s address?
Yes. All changes must be reported within thirty (30) days of the change.

Can I change my information online?
Not at this time.
You can email program staff with the requested changes, or you may fax a written request to 615.532.2965.

Motor Vehicle

Am I required to notify the board if I change my address?

  • Dealers, auctions, dismantlers/recyclers, RV dealers must submit the required application and paperwork and be re-inspected at new location. A mailing address change may be made by emailing or mailing the new address to the Motor Vehicle Commission.
  • Manufacturers and distributors must also notify Motor Vehicle Commission of address change via email or postal mail.
  • Salesmen moving from one dealership to another must submit a new application [pdf].

Can I change my information via online form?

No. All changes have to be sent by email or mail to our office.

Private Investigation & Polygraph

Am I required to notify the Commission if I change my address?
Yes.

Am I required to notify the Commission if I change my firm’s address?
Yes.

Can I change my information online?
Not at this time.

Address Change Form [pdf]

Private Protective Services

Am I required to notify the Commissioner if I change my address?
Yes.  All changes must be reported within thirty (30) days of the change.

Am I required to notify the Commissioner if I change my firm’s address?
Yes.  All changes must be reported within thirty (30) days of the change.

Am I required to notify the Commissioner if my job status changes?
Yes.

Can I change my information online?
Not at this time.
You can email program staff with the requested changes, or you may fax a written request to 615.532.2965.

Address Change Form [pdf]

Real Estate Appraisers

Am I required to notify the board if I change my address?
Yes, you must notify TREAC of your current residential, business, and mailing address.  The business address and residential address must be physical addresses; you may have a post office box for the mailing address if you chose.  You may make as many copies of the form as is necessary to clearly indicate your address information.  Please remember also update phone/fax numbers, business name, and e-mail addresses.

Can I change my information online?
The Real Estate Appraiser Commission does not have the ability to take payments online at this time. Please mail the change of information form [pdf] with payment, if applicable.  Instructions are at the top of the form.  If you hold an inactive credential (not expired) or are a registered trainee there is no fee for changing your address information.  Please fill out the form and either fax the form (615-253-1692) or mail in the form to the address noted at the top of the form.

Real Estate Commission
In order to change your home address you will need to create an account with http://core.tn.gov After you create an account, you will be able to go in and change your home address. There is not a fee for a home address change. Additionally you may fill out the TREC 1 Form [pdf].
Scrap Metals
Scrap Metal Dealer Form Duplicate or Change of Name and/or Address [pdf]
TennCare Oversight
The TennCare Oversight Division is responsible for overseeing, examining and monitoring Managed Care Companies (MCCs) participating in the TennCare Program.
Any change of address notifications pertaining to the TennCare Oversight Division need to be made to our division directly. MCCs only please contact 615-741-2677 for specific guidance.